Category: Breaking News

Breaking: FG approves postings for 95 ambassadors-designate

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Godfrey Onyeama The Federal Government has finally approved the postings for ambassadors-designate to Nigerian Missions abroad. In a statement by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Gabriel Aduda, the posting, which was approved yesterday by President Muhammadu Buhari, comprised 43 career ambassadors and 52 […]

Breaking: Another Lagos politician dies of Covid-19, Onyeama tests negative

Onyeama Chairman of Onigbongbo Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in Lagos State, Babatunde Oke, is dead. A source close to the family confirmed that Oke passed away Wednesday morning following coronavirus complications. The second-term council chairman and member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) was said to have recovered […]

Buhari’s alleged attacker refutes claim, says ‘it was emotional love’ for role model

Alleged attacker of President Buhari, Mohammed Jamilu Gundari, flanked by the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed (right), and Governor of Kebbi State, Atiku Bagudu, while explaining his action to newsmen in Bernin Kebbi…Friday Contrary to the rumour that a man attacked President Muhammadu Buhari during his visit to […]

AfCFTA: FG tasks manufacturers on challenges of new industrial revolution

Vision of industrialised Nigeria without stable, efficient electricity, an illusion, MAN insists Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo (second left), MAN President, Mansur Ahmed (left), and others at the opening ceremony of the fifth Nigeria Manufacturing Expo and sixth Nigerian Raw Materials Expo (NIRAM) of the Raw Materials […]

Maritime stakeholders seek Ali’s investigation over multiple fraud allegations by senator

Ali Alleged N1.6b recruitment budget misleading, trainees’ feeding costs over N1.15b, says Customs Maritime stakeholders Tuesday urged the Federal Government to investigate the multiple allegations of fraud levelled against the Controller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), by Sen. Francis Fadahunsi, and apply appropriate sanctions. Fadahunsi, the Vice Chairman, Senate […]

Nigeria not ready for AfCFTA regime, say ANLCA, NAGAFF

Nwabunike seeks change from revenue-minded, target-focused customs National President of ANLCA, Tony Iju Nwabunike (middle), AMJON President, Paul Ogbokiri (left), and ANLCA Financial Secretary, Bola Muse, after he was invested as AMJON Patron at the event…Wednesday Beside a low manufacturing capacity, customs brokers and freight forwarders have warned that Nigeria […]